Garth Gayle elected President of the JAAA

Garth Gayle is the new president of the Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association (JAAA), after defeating Jamaican sprinting great Donald Quarrie 236 to 28 at the body's Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the National Arena on Saturday, November 28, 2020.  Gayle, who served as Honorary Secretary for the past 20 years, replaces Dr Warren Blake, who did not seek re-election.

2020JAAA ExecThe posts of Honorary Secretary and Director of Records were also contested, with the results as follows:

Honorary Secretary: Marie Tavares (210) emerged victorious over Anthony Davis (50)

Director of Records: Leroy Cooke (135) overcame the challenge of Wayne Long (121) to retain the post.

The other positions were uncontested.

 The Executive Body for the 2020 – 2024 Administrative Year is:





Garth Gayle

1st Vice President

Ian Forbes

2nd Vice President

Lincoln Eatmon

3rd Vice President

Michael Frater

4th Vice President

Vilma Charlton

Honorary Secretary

Marie Tavares


Ludlow Watt

Director of Records

Leroy Cooke

Assistant Secretary

Brian Smith

                      Management Committee

Dr. Carl Bruce

Gregory Hamilton

Fedrick Dacres

Julette Parkes-Livermore

Judith Ewart

Ewan Scott

Heleen Francis

Keith Wellington

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